Complete List of Technical Program Topics

 

—- Singapore’s Special Topics and Technical Sessions —-
  • Underwater Communications in Challenging Environments
  • Acoustic Propagation in Littoral Waters
  • Ballast Water Management and Hull Cleaning Regulations
  • Technologies for Monitoring Climate Change
  • Field Marine Robotics
  • Using Robotics in Maritime Archaeology
  • Managing Marine Growth & Corrosion in Tropical Waters
  • Navigation and Situational Awareness for Autonomous ships
  • Marine Environment and Energy in East Asia
  • Technology for Mitigating Marine Plastic Pollution
  • Seabed Acoustics
  • Underwater Acoustic Studies in Pacific Rim Regions
  • Swimmer/Diver Communication and Navigation

—- OCEANS Technical Topics —-

  • Underwater Acoustics and Acoustical Oceanography
    • Sonar and transducers
    • Calibration of acoustic systems and metrology
    • Sound propagation and scattering
    • Acoustical oceanography
    • Geoacoustic inversion
    • Bioacoustics
    • Seismo-acoustics
    • Ocean noise
    • Signal coherence and fluctuation
  • Sonar Signal/Image Processing and Communication
    • Sonar signal processing
    • Array signal processing and array design
    • Model-based signal processing techniques
    • Vector sensor processing
    • Synthetic aperture (active and passive)
    • Classification and pattern recognition (parametric and non-parametric)
    • Sonar imaging
    • Acoustic telemetry and communication
    • Biologically inspired processing
  • Ocean Observing Platforms, Systems and Instrumentation
    • Automatic control
    • Current measurement technology
    • Oceanographic instrumentation and sensors
    • Systems and observatories
    • Buoy technology
    • Cables and connectors
    • Marine geodetic information systems
  • Remote Sensing
    • Air / Sea interaction
    • Lidar
    • Passive observing sensors
    • Coastal radars
    • Ocean color and hyperspectral measurements
    • Airborne and satellite radar and SAR
    • Operational observation•Sensor synergy
    • Space systems
  • Ocean Data visualization, Modeling, and Information Management
    • Access, custody, and retrieval of data
    • Data visualization
    • Numerical modeling and simulation
    • Marine GIS and data fusion
    • Information management
    • Data assimilation
    • Real-Time Data Quality Control
  • Marine Environment, Oceanography, and Meteorology
    • Oceanography: physical, geological, chemical, biological
    • Marine geology and geophysics
    • Hydrography / seafloor mapping / geodesy
    • Hydrodynamics
    • Marine life and ecosystems
    • Meteorology
    • Pollution monitoring
    • Mineral resources
  • Optics, Imaging, Vision, and E-M Systems
    • Imaging and vision
    • Beam propagation
    • Optical sensors and adaptive optics
    • Marine optics technology and instrumentation
    • Holography and 3D imaging
    • Optical communication
    • E-M sensing
  • Marine Law, Policy, Management, and Education
    • Coastal zone management
    • Ocean economic potential
    • Marine law and policy
    • International issues
    • Marine safety and security
    • Law of the Sea and UNCLOS
    • Ocean resources
    • Marine education and outreach
    • Marine archaeology
  • Offshore Structures and Technology
    • Ocean energy
    • Ropes and tension members
    • Offshore structures
    • Marine materials science
    • Marine salvage
    • Diving
    • Pollution clean-up and pollution remediation
    • Deepwater development technology
    • Seafloor engineering
    • Ocean exploration
  • Ocean Vehicles and Floating Structures
    • Vehicle design
    • Vehicle navigation
    • Vehicle performance
    • Autonomous underwater vehicles
    • Manned underwater vehicles
    • Remotely operated vehicles
    • Dynamic positioning
    • Moorings, rigging, and anchors
    • Naval architecture